For a single instant his searching and yet wary glance met the wondering look of the other, and then changing its direction, partly in cunning, and partly in disdain, it remained fixed, as if penetrating the distant
The old farmers gathered together their families in their wagons, and were heard for some time rattling along the hollow roads, and over the distant
They have likewise discovered two lesser stars, or satellites, which revolve about Mars; whereof the innermost is distant
from the centre of the primary planet exactly three of his diameters, and the outermost, five; the former revolves in the space of ten hours, and the latter in twenty-one and a half; so that the squares of their periodical times are very near in the same proportion with the cubes of their distance from the centre of Mars; which evidently shows them to be governed by the same law of gravitation that influences the other heavenly bodies.
a Relentless fate, an endless woe; Don Quixote's tears are on the flow, And all for distant
Dulcinea Del Toboso.
Far away to the southeast, marking the quiet, we heard the Martians hooting to one another, and then the air quivered again with the distant
thud of their guns.
Dear Ripple, do not go, for you can never reach that distant
place: some harm most surely will befall; and then how shall we live, without our dearest, gentlest Spirit?
The tables were arranged in a cleared space of the woods, shut in by the surrounding trees, except where a vista opened eastward, and afforded a distant
view of the Great Stone Face.
Some were lying among the herbage, others roaming in their unbounded pastures, while many were engaged in fierce contests like those already described, their low bellowings reaching the ear like the hoarse murmurs of the surf on a distant
Near the close of exceedingly warm day, I was sitting, book in hand, at an open window, commanding, through a long vista of the river banks, a view of a distant
hill, the face of which nearest my position had been denuded by what is termed a land-slide, of the principal portion of its trees.
From Genoa the run to Leghorn will be made along the coast in one night, and time appropriated to this point in which to visit Florence, its palaces and galleries; Pisa, its cathedral and "Leaning Tower," and Lucca and its baths, and Roman amphitheater; Florence, the most remote, being distant
by rail about sixty miles.
They were sitting in the little, stuffy parlor when the distant
chugging of an approaching automobile caught their attention.
Then came the distant
report of a shot, and our troops could be seen hurrying to the crossing.